Thursday, June 27, 2019, 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. PT.
Promising Practices for Supporting Dually Eligible Older Adults with Complex Pain Needs
This interactive webinar will discuss common causes and types of pain and identify promising practices for biopsychosocial pain management. It will also demonstrate practical strategies for conducting geriatric pain assessments, delivering evidence-based treatment interventions, and supporting older adults in achieving their pain management and wellness goals. Speakers will also discuss appropriate use of opioids and strategies to help older adults with opioid use disorder effectively manage pain. Speakers, including an older adult with lived experience, will share lessons learned on how to effectively care for and support dually eligible older adults.